2 winters ago, my sister graciously passed down my grandparents bedroom furniture that she and her husband had refinished and previously used in their master bedroom. Shipping it here from California was a nightmare. The company we used had not paid the shipper they contracted through and therefore our stuff was taken ransom and held for weeks. There was nothing we could do until the two companies settled money issues. Well, while we didn't have our furniture for while, it all worked out in the end being that they discounted the shipping rate by a couple hundred which was great for us being that we always seem to be pretty tight on money with all these house projects.
|my grandpa made the dresser above to match the other pieces; lamp and cigar box inherited from Steve's grandmother|
We still need to patch the holes in the picture rail from when we put it in, add detail trim above the windows and doors (which requires us to lower the picture rail that we put too high to add the detail trim, hence why we haven't patched the holes in the picture rail) and we eventually want to close off the door by the window that connects to the kitchen and is pretty much
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